Sonny Jurgensen's Career Capsule

Full Name: Christian Adolph Jurgensen, III

Birthdate: August 23, 1934

Birthplace: Wilmington, North Carolina

High School: New Hanover (Wilmington, N.C.)

Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: January 29, 1983

Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: July 30, 1983

Presenter: Edward Bennett Williams, President, Redskins

Other Members of Class of 1983: Bobby Bell, Sid Gillman, Bobby Mitchell, Paul Warfield

Pro Career: 18 seasons, 218 games

Drafted: 4th round (43rd player overall) in 1957 by Philadelphia Eagles   

Uniform Number: 9
 



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